Panjab University - PU Courses

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Chandigarh, Chandigarh 160014 , India
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M.A. (Psychology)

Duration:2 Years

Course Duration: Two Year (Semester System)

Course Eligibility : Graduation in any Stream with at least 50 % marks or Equivqlent CGPA

Admission Criteria: Merit in qualifying examination, subject to eligibility criteria.

Entrance/Eligibility Test: As per University Rules

Programme Mode: Regular

Course Syllabus

Semester  -  I

Course Title

Theories and Systems of Psychology  I

Social Psychology  I

Experimental and Cognitive Psychology  I

Research Methodology I

Practicum   I


Semester - II

Theories and Systems of Psychology II

Social Psychology  II

Experimental and Cognitive Psychology  II

Research Methodology  II

Practicum   II

Note: Any three electives from Sr. No. (1) to (12) can be taken by the students, in addition to compulsory courses at Sr. No. (13) and (14). There shall be choice based credit system. The students shall have the option of taking up one four credit course in each of the semesters from other disciplines. Likewise the students from other disciplines shall have the option of taking up one fourcredit course from among the optional papers,per semester. Each semester shall be of 18 credits (sixteen credits for theory and 2 credits for practicals).


Semester - III

Organizational PsychologyI

Child Psychopathology  I

Life Span Developmental Psychology I

Clinical Psychology : Psychodiagnostics

Clinical Disorders

Counselling Psychology : Professional Foundation

Counselling Psychology : Approaches and Appraisal

Sports PsychologyI

Positive Psychology

Health Psychology I

Media Psychology

Behavioral Economics

Research Methodology and Statistics  I



Semester - IV

Organizational PsychologyII

Industrial Psychology

Clinical Psychology : Prevention and Intervention

Sports Psychology  II

Applied Counselling : Specialties in Practice of Counselling

Applied Counselling : Educational and Career Counselling

Life Span Developmental Psychology II

Child Psychopathology II

Health Psychology II

Para Psychology

Research Methodology and

StatisticsII (Compulsory)


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